Owens Corning have announced the global launch of its new OptiSpray roving solutions.
Designed for spray-up processes in a variety of applications including marine, sanitary, swimming pools and transportation, OptiSpray provides optimum wetting for good surface finish and mechanical strength in the final product. The range of products includes OptiSpray, OptiSpray H and OptiSpray F rovings.
Dr. Ashish Diwanji, Owens Corning vice president, innovations.
This family of products is made with Owens Corning’s patented Advantex glass fibre which combines the electrical and mechanical properties of traditional E-glass with the corrosion resistance of EC-R glass, OptiSpray rovings are designed to provide optimal processing and performance for spray-up applications in a wide range of mold shapes and resin system.
Ownes Corning say the OptiSpray products deliver performance benefits including easy chopping, rolling and air release; flat lay down and uniform dispersion; excellent conformability without spring back; optimal resin consumption and excellent performance in vertical parts. The result is a finished product with great surface quality and strong mechanical properties. Customer evaluations indicate OptiSpray solutions are outperforming other products currently available in the marketplace.